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Woori Financial Group Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$30.50
+1.09 (+3.71 %)
(As of 05/14/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$29.51
$30.50
50-Day Range
$26.37
$30.44
52-Week Range
$18.12
$30.64
Volume7,235 shs
Average Volume19,662 shs
Market Capitalization$7.34 billion
P/E Ratio4.38
Dividend Yield2.69%
Beta0.75

Short Interest

Woori Financial Group (NYSE:WF) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume28,100 shares
Previous Short Volume38,600 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month-27.20%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$789,610.00
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover1.6
Last Record DateApril, 15 2021
Outstanding Shares226,720,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted0.01%
Today's Trading Volume7,235 shares
Average Trading Volume19,662 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-63.20%

Short Interest Over Time


Woori Financial Group (NYSE:WF) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/15/202128,100 shares $789,610.00 -27.2%N/A1.6$28.10
3/31/202138,600 shares $1.04 million -5.4%N/A1.8$26.89
3/15/202140,800 shares $1.10 million No ChangeN/A1.7$27.07
2/26/202140,800 shares $1.07 million -19.7%N/A1.7$26.20
2/12/202150,800 shares $1.33 million -0.8%N/A2.1$26.15
1/29/202151,200 shares $1.27 million +3.0%N/A2.1$24.82
1/15/202149,700 shares $1.38 million +27.4%N/A1.9$27.84
12/31/202039,000 shares $1.06 million +27.5%N/A1.7$27.29
12/15/202030,600 shares $843,642.00 -4.7%N/A1.3$27.57
11/30/202032,100 shares $897,837.00 +50.0%N/A1.3$27.97
10/30/202025,400 shares $613,410.00 -24.0%N/A0.9$24.15
10/15/202033,400 shares $748,828.00 -31.0%N/A1$22.42
9/30/202048,400 shares $1.07 million +4.8%N/A1.3$22.08
9/15/202046,200 shares $1.01 million +52.0%N/A1.2$21.89
8/31/202030,400 shares $654,512.00 +135.7%N/A0.7$21.53
8/14/202012,900 shares $296,700.00 -67.5%N/A0.3$23.00
7/31/202039,700 shares $851,168.00 -44.5%N/A0.7$21.44
7/15/202071,500 shares $1.54 million +51.2%N/A1.2$21.54
6/30/202047,300 shares $1.05 million -45.6%N/A0.7$22.17
6/15/202086,900 shares $1.94 million -18.0%N/A1.1$22.37
5/29/2020106,000 shares $2.34 million +24.9%N/A1.1$22.08
5/15/202084,900 shares $1.66 million +12.5%N/A0.9$19.52
4/30/202075,500 shares $1.62 million -16.2%N/A0.8$21.47
4/15/202090,100 shares $1.78 million +21.1%N/A1$19.71
3/31/202074,400 shares $1.40 million -45.3%N/A1$18.78

Woori Financial Group (NYSE:WF) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Woori Financial Group's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Woori Financial Group shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of April 15th, investors have sold 28,100 shares of WF short.

What is a good short interest ratio for Woori Financial Group?

The short interest ratio, also known as the "days to cover ratio", is calculated by dividing the number of shares of a stock sold short divided by its average trading volume. A short interest ratio ranging between 1 and 4 generally indicates strong positive sentiment about a stock and a lack of short sellers. A short interest ratio of 10 or greater indicates strong pessimism about a stock. Woori Financial Group currently has a short interest ratio of 2.0.

Is Woori Financial Group's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Woori Financial Group saw a decline in short interest during the month of April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 28,100 shares, a decline of 27.2% from the previous total of 38,600 shares. Changes in short volume can be used to identify positive and negative investor sentiment. Investors that short sell a stock are betting that its price will decline in the future. An increase in short sale volume suggests bearish (negative) sentiment among investors. A decrease on short sale volume suggests bullish (positive) sentiment.

How does Woori Financial Group's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of Woori Financial Group's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "commercial banks, not elsewhere classified" compare to Woori Financial Group: Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB (publ) (0.00%), Banco Santander (Brasil) S.A. (0.00%), Société Générale Société anonyme (0.00%), National Bank of Canada (0.00%), KB Financial Group Inc. (0.24%), Swedbank AB (publ) (0.00%), PT Bank Mandiri (Persero) Tbk (0.00%), Grupo Financiero Banorte, S.A.B. de C.V. (0.00%), Erste Group Bank AG (0.00%), and Credicorp Ltd. (1.84%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Analog Devices, Inc. ($5.85 billion), Aon plc ($5.61 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.44 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.49 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($3.35 billion), Peloton Interactive, Inc. ($2.53 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($2.48 billion), Expedia Group, Inc. ($2.39 billion), The Kroger Co. ($2.26 billion), and Nuance Communications, Inc. ($2.18 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Woori Financial Group stock?

Short selling WF is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Woori Financial Group as its price is falling. Woori Financial Group's stock is trading up $1.09 today. To short Woori Financial Group stock, an investor borrows shares, sells them and buys the shares back on the public market later to return it to the lender. Short sellers are betting that Woori Financial Group will decline in price. If the stock does drop after selling, the short seller buys it back at a lower price and returns it to the lender. The difference between the sell price and the buy price is the trader's profit.

How does a short squeeze work against Woori Financial Group?

A short squeeze for Woori Financial Group occurs when it has a large amount of short interest and its stock appreciates in price. This forces short sellers to cover their short interest positions by buying actual shares of WF, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Woori Financial Group's short interest reported?

Short interest is typically published by a stock exchange once per month. However, NASDAQ publishes a report for U.S. stocks, including WF, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 15 2021.



This page was last updated on 5/14/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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